VANCOUVER – Recipients of the twelfth yearly BC Health Care Awards were declared today at a celebration lunch get-together in Vancouver. Twelve Gold Apple and six Award of Merit beneficiaries were respected. Deepclean
Introduced by the Health Employers Association of British Columbia (HEABC), the honors perceive British Columbians who are giving extraordinary consideration and backing. Grants are given in 11 classes to ventures improving conveyance through creative
and community oriented methodologies and to individuals having a constructive outcome and moving people around them.
“BC’s clinical experts – including bolster staff – truly care about conveying quality consideration to British Columbians,” said Michael McMillan, HEABC’s President and CEO. “The BCHC Awards are a chance to perceive and commend the individual and group commitments made by these people.”
New this year – Dianna Mah-Jones Award of Excellence in Person-Centered Care
Named to pay tribute to Dianna Mah-Jones, this honor is for a group or task that utilizes driving practices to improve care for patients, inhabitants or customers by concentrating on the necessities of the individual instead of the requirements of the framework or administration. Dianna Mah-Jones, a word related specialist at GF Strong Rehabilitation Center, was unfortunately killed, alongside her significant other Richard Jones, only three months in the wake of being named Provincial HC Hero at the 2017 honors. Our expectation is that this ward will assist with keeping her memory and heritage alive by remembering other people who endeavor to convey care that is deferential of the necessities, qualities and inclinations of people.
2018 Gold Apple champs
Common HC Hero and HC Hero – Provincial Health Services Authority
Glenn Braithwaite – District Supervisor, Emergency Coordinator, BCEHS
Glenn Jay Braithwaite is a Paramedic and District Supervisor at BC Ambulance Service, perceived for giving extraordinary crisis reaction and to his clinical authority capacities. He’s gotten a few expert honors for his chivalrous activities, and his exceptional responsibility to patients, associates and the more extensive network.
Commonplace HC Hero and HC Hero – Island Health
Dr. Ramm Hering – Physician Lead, Primary Care Substance Use, Island Health
By enthusiastically and viably supporting for improved administrations for patients managing substance use and dependence, Dr. Hering has motivated his partners to cooperate to grow new projects and make a proficient, customer focused arrangement of habit administrations.
HC Hero – Affiliate
Dr. David Agulnik-Emergency Physician, St. Paul’s Hospital
HC Hero – Fraser Health
Mits Miyata – Pharmacy Manager, Lower Mainland Pharmacy Services
HC Hero – Interior Health
Lynda Martyn – Registered Speech-Language Pathologist, Coordinator Kelowna Cleft Lip/Palate Clinic
HC Hero – Northern Health
Debbie Strang – Health Services Administrator, Quesnel